RSEZ news


Rēzekne City receives 6th place in investment attraction category in European Cities and Regions of the Future ranking

February 25, 2018

Rēzekne City has received the 6th place in the category FDI Strategy among micro cities in the European Cities of the Future 2018/19 ranking, due to planned Rēzekne City Council infrastructure development projects in the territory of Rēzekne SEZ and achievements and advantages of Rēzekne SEZ.


SEB bank client centre with 24 new work places opened

February 21, 2018

On February 14, 2018 in solemn event SEB bank client centre was opened in Rēzekne. From now on the centre will provide services to SEB bank clients from whole Latvia. Currently seven persons are working in the centre and the number of employees in the nearest future will be increased to 24.


Turnover of Rēzekne SEZ enterprises had increased in 2017

February 06, 2018

According to provisional data of 2017, Rēzekne SEZ enterprise had concluded the 20th year of the functioning of Rēzekne SEZ with 95 million euro turnover, which in comparison with 2016 marks increase by 13%.


Agreement reached on the possibility of extending support to Rēzekne SEZ enterprises

January 22, 2018

On January 16, 2018 a meeting between the Minister of Environmental Protection and Regional Development Mr Kaspars Gerhards and representatives of Entrepreneurship Commission and Authority of Rēzekne SEZ. Following the meeting the Minister took a decision to initiate extension of the support available in Rēzekne SEZ.


Rēzekne SEZ begins cooperation with Latvian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce

January 21, 2018

On January 14th, the meeting was held between members of the Latvian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce and representatives of the Joint Municipal Institution Rēzekne Special Economic Zone Authority.


“NewFuels” RSEZ SIA receives LIAA “Export and Innovation Award 2017”

December 14, 2017

On December 7, 2017 winner of competition “Export and Innovation Awards 2017” organized by LIAA and the Ministry of Economics were announced in a solemn ceremony in the Castle of Riga. In the ceremony award of best medium/large exporter was granted to Rēzekne SEZ enterprise.


“Rēzeknes Dzirnavnieks” receives the award of the best maintained enterprise of Rēzekne SEZ

December 05, 2017

Grain elevator “Rēzeknes Dzirnavnieks” RSEZ AS has received the award for the first place in the competition “The Best Maintained Enterprise of Rēzekne SEZ 2017”. The second place in the competition was granted to plywood mill “VEREMS” RSEZ SIA and the third place – to metal processing enterprise SIA “LEAX Rēzekne” RSEZ. Awards were granted in the solemn event on December 1, which was organized by Joint Municipal Institution “Rēzekne Special Economic Zone Authority”.


Time capsule embedded in the foundations of the production facility on 1 Viļakas Street

December 04, 2017

In solemn event on November 23 of this year a time capsule was embedded in the foundations of the new production facility on 1 Viļakas Street, leaving a statement on Rēzekne and Rēzekne SEZ and a message for the next generation.


Seminar for Rezekne SEZ enterprises on tax reform and amendments in data protection regulation has taken place

December 03, 2017

On November 23rd, 2017 informative seminar for Rēzekne SEz enterprises was organized. Main topics of the seminar were practical aspects of tax reform of 2018 and amendments in data protection regulation. Seminar was organized in cooperation with enterprises “NewFuels” RSEZ SIA and “Energy Resources CHP” RSEZ SIA, finance and legal consulting company “Deloitte Latvia” and Training Centre “BUTS”.


Metal processing company SIA “LEAX Rēzekne” continues to grow

November 26, 2017

Swedish business group “LEAX Group” enterprise SIA “LEAX Rēzekne” RSEZ operates in the territory of Rezekne SEZ for several years and ensures serial metal processing services. Enterprise is Enterprise of the Year 2016 of Rēzekne SEZ in the group of medium-sized and large enterprises.